The Stamford Mineralogical Society will hold its 24th Annual Gem, Mineral, Jewelry and Fossil Show on Nov. 5-6 2011 at the Eastern Greenwich Civic Center, 90 Harding Rd., Old Greenwich, CT 06870. The show is easily accessible from the Conn. Turnpike (Exit 5 or 6). The show is also 1 block from the Old Greenwich station on Metro North.
Hours: Sat. 9:30 AM to 5 PM, Sun. 10 AM to 4:30 PM
Minerals in 19th Century America
Scientists, Dealers, Collectors
By Howard Heitner
As the United States changed from an agricultural nation to an industrial one, the science of mineralogy also advanced. Private mineral collectors were also active, as were many dealers to supply specimens. The talk will cover all three areas.
The speaker is a long time collector as well as author and lecturer. He currently president of the SMS
Sponsored by the
Stamford Mineralogical Society
Tuesday, June 2, 7:30 PM
Eastern Greenwich Civic Center, 90 Harding Road, Old Greenwich, CT
Please note that the meeting day has been changed from the usual day
Special rates for first year of new membership
Individual $5, family $10
Our Meetings are about 7:30pm at the Eastern Greenwich Civic Center. The meetings are free and open to the public, we request that children are accompanied by a parent or guardian. Refreshments will be served.